Here are the latest East Boston neighborhood notes:

Eastie Pride

The 29th annual Eastie Pride Day will be held from 3 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 19 at Piers Park, Marginal Street.

Festivities will include musical performances by the Veronica Robles Cultural Center, Jessica Gordon Academy of Performing Arts, Tokyo Joe, Ronnie the Clown and many more. There will be refreshments and lots of children’s activities.

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Oscar winner

Church at the Well will screen the Oscar-winning animated feature “Big Hero 6” at Bremen Street Park at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug.19.

Attendees are welcome to bring their blankets and chairs and enjoy family friendly entertainment on a 9 feet tall x 16 feet wide giant screen.

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Youth artists showcase

Zumix will host an End of Summer Showcase from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 20 at The Sinclair

52 Church St., Cambridge.

Summer students have been forming new bands, learning new skills and working their creative muscles. The community is invited to see all of their hard work at this special showcase at The Sinclair.

Admission is free; donations would be welcome.

Further information can be found at or by calling 617-568-9777.

Baseball hero

Anthony Guerriero will be the guest speaker in a free talk on baseball legend Tony Conigliaro at the East Boston Branch Library, 365 Bremen St., at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 21.

Local hero “Tony C” joined the Red Sox in 1964 and seemed destined for a long and illustrious career in baseball. Then tragedy struck during a game against the Angels on Aug. 18, 1967. Guerriero will talk about this amazing talent and his legacy in the sport of baseball.

Call 617-569-0271 for more details.

Movie night

Mayor Walsh’s Movie Nights will begin at 7:45 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 21 with a screening of “Zootopia” at East Boston Stadium, 143 Porter St.

In the animated feature, rookie bunny cop Judy must work with a wily con artist fox to uncover a conspiracy.

Participants can bring low beach chairs or blankets and a picnic supper. Free popcorn will be provided. Admission is free.

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Family flicks

The East Boston Branch Library, 365 Bremen St., will screen fun, family-friendly movies from 3 to 5 p.m. on Wednesdays, Aug. 23 and 30.

Kids can watch a recently released movie and enjoy popcorn. Admission is free.

Call 617-569-0271 for further details.

Block party

Boston Centers for Youth and Families will host a neighborhood block party from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 24, at the BCYF Paris Street Pool, 113 Paris St.

Festivities will include swimming, music, games, crafts, programming information and a cookout. Admission is free.

Visit or call 614-635-5298 for further information.

Stuffed animal sleepover

The East Boston Branch Library, 365 Bremen St., will host a free, children’s reading program and stuffed animal sleepover from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 25.

Kids can join in for story time and then leave their stuffed animals for an overnight adventure at the library. They can pick their stuffies up anytime from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 26.

Call 617-569-0271 for further details.

Farmers’ market

A farmers’ market sponsored by the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center is being held from 3 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesdays through Oct. 25 at Lewis Mall, behind the Maverick MBTA station on Sumner Street.

The produce, herbs, vegetables and fruit are all Massachusetts-grown. Fresh baked goods and fresh fish will also be available. The market will also feature performances by local musicians, information on healthy eating and activities for children.

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